Electricity sector needs more work, not complacency
Central Electricity Regulatory Commission's (CERC) recent regulation on electricity tariff underscores the strides taken by the power ...
Promoters should lose equity in Mundra power plants
Operating regulations for power generator tightened under new rules, FY15 earnings may be dented 11-13%
Viability of independent power producers to deteriorate further, as plant load factors hit 60%
Analysts awaiting clarity over regulatory issues and rate increase for the Mundra project
Government gets around to re-energising wind power
Delhi govt's decision to audit power firms can raise more questions than answers
NTPC returns might get hit if incentives linked to plant load factor; generator would suffer if SEBs don't draw power
CERC's decisions on Adani, Tata and Reliance's UMPPs suggest that the principles for raising tariff should be linked to an indexed formula
Small households and firms may now sell solar power to the state grid
The Centre is trying to force domestic sourcing of solar-power equipment, which may be a mistake
A project involving 34 nations will produce electricity via nuclear fusion
Policy confusion over fixing administered prices for these fuels is inevitable given the disconnect with reforms in user industries
The core challenge of energy security is to build up domestic supply through clean coal and renewable sources
By trying to fit private parties into government frameworks, the sector is ending up with massive investments in non-productive capacities, ...
Energy security needs to be broadly defined
The listless response to the Centre's discom bailout package is partly a result of the fiscal responsibility legislation imposed on the ...
This rich emerging source of gas has the potential to transform India's energy economy, but only if policy-making is closely coordinated ...
India's current initiatives to unlock energy efficiency opportunities rely heavily on market players for effective implementation